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Empirical predictors of annual surface water temperature cycles in North American Lakes. reprint

By: SHUTER, B. J., D. A. SCHLESINGER and A. P. ZIMMERMAN SCHLESINGER, D. A. ZIMMERMAN, A. P. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 40:10, 1983)

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Fisheries and Oceans, 1983,:

Seller ID: 67986


SHUTER, B. J., D. A. SCHLESINGER and A. P. ZIMMERMAN. Empirical predictors of annual surface water temperature cycles in North American Lakes. A reprint from the Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, Vol. 40, No. 10, 1983, pp. 1838-1845. [Ottawa]: Fisheries and Oceans, 1983. Double column. Large 8vo, blue printed card covers. Vg. 6.00 View more info

Life of A.B. Simpson

By: SIMPSON, A.E. SIMPSON, A.B.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Christian Alliance Publishing Company, New York, 1920,:

Seller ID: 29081


SIMPSON, A.E. The Life of A.B. Simpson. Official Authorized Edition. With Special Chapters by Paul Rader, James M. Gray, J. Gregory Mantle, R.H. Glover, Kenneth Mackenzie, F.H. Senft, W.M. Turnbull. Illustrated. New York: Christian Alliance Publishing Company, (1920). Pp [i]-xiv,(2),[1]-300,(4),+ 9 plates. 8vo, green cloth. A biography of this Prince Edward Island native. A major figure in North American evangelicalism at the close of the 19th century, he founded The Christian & Missionary Alliance, established a publishing house, edited a weekly magazine for more than 40 years, wrote over 100... View more info

Crossing Northumberland Straits, 1852

By: SLEIGH, B.W.A. Dalhousie Review 42:1 WAITE, P.B. MacKENZIE, N.A.M.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: 1962,:

Seller ID: 12589


SLEIGH, B.W.A. "Crossing Northumberland Straits in March 1852". An article in the The Dalhousie Review, Vol.42, No.1, Spring 1962. Pp 55-67. This is asegment of Sleigh's Pine Forests and Hacmatack Clearings, London, 1853, ed ited (with an intrduction) by P.B. Waite See Waite's entry on Sleigh (1821-1869) in DCB IX:723-4. Also : N.A.M. MacKenzie's "Universities, Colleges, and Federal Grant" (5-17); J.M. Stedmond's "The Business Executive in Fiction"; S.Z. Pech's "Manners and Morals Behind the Iron Curtain"; Neville Braybrooke's "Ronald Firbank, 1886-1926"... View more info

Mollusca [in 5 parts]

By: SMITH, Edgar A. MASSY, Anne L. BURNE, R. H. EALES, Nellue B.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: William Clowes and Sons, Ltd., London, 1915,:

Seller ID: 114008


SMITH, Edgar A., Anne L. MASSY, R. H. BURNE, and Nellie B. EALES. Mollusca.[In Five Parts]. (London : Printed by William Clowes and Sons, Ltd.), [191 5-1923]. 4to, green cloth, gilt lettering to spine. The report on mollusca from the Terra Nova Expedition. The Terra Nova Expedition, officially the British Antarctic Expedition, was an expedition to Antarctica which took place between 1910 and 1913. It was led by Robert Falcon Scott and had variousscientific and geographical objectives. The five parts : SMITH, Edgar A. M ollusca. Part I.- Gastropoda, Prosobranchia, Scaphopoda, and Pelecypoda. Pp... View more info

Ocean Passages for the World

By: SOMERVILLE, Boyle T., Rear Admiral, comp. WOODHOUSE, A.F.B., Commander, rev.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Hydrographic Department, Admiralty, London, 1950,:

Seller ID: 81523


SOMERVILLE, Boyle T., Rear Admiral, comp. Ocean Passages for the World. Compiled by Rear Admiral Boyle T. Somerville. Revised by Commander A.F.B. Woodhouse. London: published by the Hydrographic Department, Admiralty, to be obtained from the Agents for the sale of Admiralty Charts, etc., 1950. Second Edition. Pp. (6),5-368,(2), + 8 folding charts in rear pocket, + 24 p. supplement also tucked into pocket. Double column. Tall 8vo, blue cloth with gilt decoration to front, gilt lettering to front and spine. A thorough, handy reference for seafarers and captains, detailing the primary shipping la... View more info

Agricultural Gazette of Canada. Vol. 9, No. 2, March-April, 1922.

By: SPENCER, J.B., and Wm. B. VARLEY (eds.). DeWOLFE, L.A. GORHAM, A.C. CLARK, J.A.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: F.A. Acland, Printer to the King's Most Excellent Majesty, Dominion Department of Agriculture, Ottawa , 1922,:

Seller ID: 88857


SPENCER, J.B., and Wm. B. VARLEY (eds.). The Agricultural Gazette of Canada. Vol. 9, No. 2, March-April, 1922. Ottawa : F.A. Acland, Printer to the King's Most Excellent Majesty, for the Dominion Department of Agriculture, 1922. Pp (2),81-182. Illustrated. Double Column. 8vo, lacking covers. Contents : Part I – Dominion Department of Agriculture (including “The Prince Edward Island Experimental Station” by J.A. Clark, pp 87-92). Part II – Provincial Department of Agriculture. Part III – Agricultural Education and Related Activities. (including “The School Exhibition – When and Wh... View more info

Agricultural Gazette of Canada. Vol. 9, No. 6, November-December, 1922

By: SPENCER, J.B., and Wm. B. VARLEY (eds.). MACALLUM, A. Bruce REID, W.J. HARRISON, F.C.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Dominion Department of Agriculture, Ottawa , 1922,:

Seller ID: 88859


SPENCER, J.B., and Wm. B. VARLEY (eds.). The Agricultural Gazette of Canada. Vol. 9, No. 6, November-December, 1922. Ottawa : Dominion Department of Agriculture, 1922. Pp (1),464-575,(1). Illustrated. Double Column. 8vo, olive green card covers. Contents : “Graduate Study in Agriculture” (by F.C. Harrison, L.S. Klinck, J.B. Reynolds, John Bracken, and Dean Rutherford, pp 467-475). Part I – Dominion Department of Agriculture. Part II – Provincial Departments of Agriculture. (including “Resumé of Agricultural Instruction Work in Prince Edward Island, 1913-1922” by W.J. Reid, pp 496-... View more info

Notes on Turbine Principles.

By: STRAIT, B.A.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: U.S. Naval Academy, Department of Marine Engineering & Naval Construction, 0,:

Seller ID: 89372


STRAIT, B.A. Notes on Turbine Principles. N.pl.: U.S. Naval Academy, Department of Marine Engineering & Naval Construction, n.d. [1920s?]. Pp [1]-19,(1),+ 2 folding plans. 8vo, grey printed stapled card covers. Short tears tofore-edges, penned name to front cover, minor underlining, else good to ve ry good. Scarce. 40.00 View more info

Inner Ring : The Early History of the National Research Council of Canada

By: THISTLE, Mel TORY, H.M. McCALLUM, A.B. CRONYN, Hume

Price: $15.00

Publisher: 1966,:

Seller ID: 72298


THISTLE, Mel. The Inner Ring : The Early History of the National Research Council of Canada. [Toronto]: University of Toronto Press, (1966). First Edition. Pp. (8),[ix]-xxxiii,(3),[3]-435,(3). 8vo, red cloth. "The National Research Council of Canada is a unique organization, internationally known and regarded. It was first established through a sub-committee of the Privy Council which provided for an Advisory Council for Scientific and IndustrialResearch, intended to stimulate and coordinate research activities through scholarships, grants, and committees. Today the NRC is a vast and compl... View more info

Aquatic Telemetry

By: THORSTAD, Eva B. (ed.) FLEMING, Ian A. (ed.) NÆSJE, Tor Fredrik (ed.) Developments in Hydrobiology 165

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2002, ISBN:1402008775:

Seller ID: 65162


THORSTAD, Eva B. [et al]. Aquatic Telemetry: Proceedings of the Fourth Conference on Fish Telemetry in Europe. Edited by Eva B. Thorstad, Ian A. Fleming & Tor Fredrik Næsje: Series editor H. J. Dumont. Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers, (2002). Pp 292. Illustrated with maps, graphs, and tables to text. 4to, turquoise illustrated card covered boards; double column. Developments in Hydrobiology 165. Reprinted from Hydrobiologia, Volume 483 (2002). "The Fourth Conference on Fish Telemetry in Europe was held in Trondheim, Norway from 26 to 30 June 2001. The aim of the Conference was to fa... View more info

Rangatira (The High-born) : A Polynesian Saga. First Edition in dustjacket

By: TINDALE, Norman B. LINDSAY, H. A. MAXTED, Douglas F.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: A. H. & A. W. Reed, Wellington, 1959,:

Seller ID: 111042


TINDALE, Norman B., and H. A. LINDSAY. Rangatira (The High-born) : A Polynesian Saga. Illustrated by Douglas F. Maxted. Wellington : A. H. & A. W. Reed, (1959). First Edition. Pp (6),[7]-208. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth, maroon vignette to front board, maroon lettering to spine. "The Island had become too small for its people. Soon there would not be enough breadfruit andbananas to go around. So when the wind brought a lone old mariner, Rehua, canoe chief from a far place to their shores, the Maori saw him as an Answer. Under his wise direction, the Islanders carved from a great tree a se... View more info

Camping on the St. Lawrence

By: TOMLINSON, Everett T. SHUTE, A. B. (ill.)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Lothrop Lee & Shepard, Boston, 1910,:

Seller ID: 56395


TOMLINSON, Everett T. Camping on the St. Lawrence , or, On the trail of theEarly Discoverers ; illustrated by A. B. Shute. Boston: Lothrop Lee & Shep ard, (©1899, ca. 1910). Pp. 412, frontis., + 7 leaves of plates and 9 p. ofads. 8vo, pictorial green cloth with gilt lettering to front and spine. Ca ssell 1923. A piece of juvenile fiction about a group of boys travels down the St. Lawrence River. Spine rubbed and slightly sunned, light spotting toall edges, else vg. 40.00 View more info

Ancient Ships. First American Edition

By: TORR, Cecil, ed PODLECKI, Anthony J. TARN, W.W. COOK, A.B,

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Argonaut, 1964,: 1964

Seller ID: 29845


TORR, Cecil. Ancient Ships; edited with an introduction by Anthony J. Podlecki; with an appendix containing a series of articles on the Greek warship and the Greek Trireme by W.W. Tarn, A.B. Cook, Cecil Torr, Wigham Richardson and Philip H. Newman. Chicago: Argonaut, 1964. First US Edition. Pp (4),[v]-xvi,[1]-222 + many b&w plates. With other illustrations in the text. 8vo (144 x 215 mm), blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. In the Argonaut Library of Antiquities series. Cecil Torr (b. October 11, 1857, Islington, Middlesex - d. December 17, 1928, Lustleigh, ... View more info

Canadian Army Journal. Vol. 10, No. 3, Fall 2007 / Le Journal de l'Armée duCanada. Vol. 10, No. 3, Automne 2007

By: TREMBLAY, J.R.A., Col. (ed.) GODEFROY, Andrew B. STRICKLAND, Richard Tod GREBSTAD, David W.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Canadian Army Journal, Kingston, Ontario , 2007,: 2007

Seller ID: 95653


TREMBLAY, J.R.A., Col. (ed.). The Canadian Army Journal. Vol. 10, No. 3, Fall 2007 / Le Journal de l'Armée du Canada. Vol. 10, No. 3, Automne 2007. (Kingston, Ontario : Canadian Army Journal, 2007). Pp 1-120,1-132. Illustrated. 8vo, red cardcovers. Contents : Army News — The All Source Intelligence Centre (by Major Gord P. Ohlke); The Canadian Army Journal 1947-2007 (by Major Andrew B. Godefroy); The role of the artillery in Afghanistan (by Captain David W. Grebstad); New considerations in morale for Canadian operational commanders (by Colo... View more info

Canadian Army Journal. Vol. 10, No. 2, Summer 2007 / Le Journal de l'Armée du Canada. Vol. 10, No. 2, Été 2007

By: TREMBLAY, J.R.A., Col. (ed.) HART, Robert G. PAHLAVI, Pierre Cyril SCHREIBER, Shane B.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Canadian Army Journal, Kingston, Ontario , 2007,: 2007

Seller ID: 90223


TREMBLAY, J.R.A., Col. (ed.). The Canadian Army Journal. Vol. 10, No. 2, Summer 2007 / Le Journal de l'Armée du Canada. Vol. 10, No. 2, Été 2007. (Kingston, Ontario : Canadian Army Journal, 2007). Pp 1-127,(1),1-139,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated green card covers. Contents : Editorial —There and Back Again (by Major Andrew B. Godefroy); "Celebrating the 60th Anniversary of the Canadian Army Journal"; Army News — Combat Identification: It’s All About Combat Efeectiveness" (by Major Robert G. Hart); The 33-Day War: An Examp... View more info

Lore of Ships. Revised Edition

By: TRYCKARE, Tre SVENSSON, Sam BAKER, William A. NAISH, George P.B.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Nordbok, Gothenburg, 1975, ISBN:9174420054:

Seller ID: 91260


(TRYCKARE, Tre). The Lore of Ships. (Gothenburg) : Nordbok, (1975). RevisedEdition. Pp [1]-279,(1). Illustrated. Index. 4to, blue cloth, white letter ing to front board and spine. A book of schematic diagrams, with commentary. Contents : Introduction (by Capt. Sam Svensson). The Hull (commentary by William A. Baker). Spars and Rigging (commentary by Capt. Sam Svensson). The Sail (commentary by Capt. Sam Svensson). Propulsion (commentary by Tage Blum). Fishing (commentary by Georg Timmermann). Yachting (commentary by George P.B. Naish). Modern Pleasure Boating (commentary by Janne Lundbladh). W... View more info

United States Naval Institute Proceedings. Vol. 105, No. 5/915, May 1979

By: United States Naval Institute HAYWARD, Thomas B. SWARZTRAUBER, Sayre A. ZUMWALT, Elmo R.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: U.S. Naval Institute, Annapolis, MD , 1979,:

Seller ID: 90172


(United States Naval Institute). United States Naval Institute Proceedings.Vol. 105, No. 5/915, May 1979. Annapolis, MD : U.S. Naval Institute, 1979. Pp [1]-246,(26). Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated wrappers. Co ntents : “Naval and Maritime Events 1978”; Adm. Thomas B. Hayward's “The Future of U.S. Sea Power”; Capt. Brayton Harris's “How Will We Man the Fleets?”; Adm. Elmo R. Zumwalt's “”Total Force”; Rear Adm. Sayre A. Swarztrauber's “The Potential Battle of the Atlantic”; Lt. Cdr. Kenneth R. McGruther's “Two Anchors in the Pacific: A Strategy Proposal for... View more info

In the Grip of the Past : Essay on an Aspect of Greek Thought

By: VAN GRONINGEN, B.A. Philosophia Antiqua: a series of monographs on ancient philosophy, 6)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: E.J. Brill, Leiden, 1953,:

Seller ID: 101990


VAN GRONINGEN, B.A. In the Grip of the Past : Essay on an Aspect of Greek Thought. Leiden: E.J. Brill, 1953. Pp. (10),[xi]-xii,1-126,(2). 8vo, printedgrey card covers with black lettering to front and spine. Philosophia Anti qua: a series of monographs on ancient philosophy, volume VI. Edited by W.J. Verdenius and J.H. Waszink. Light creasing to covers, a couple small spots to front cover, else very good. 25.00 View more info

Report on the Algorithmic Language ALGOL 68

By: van WIJNGAARDEN, A. (ed.), B.J. MAILLOUX, B.J. PECK, J.E.L. KOSTER, C.H.A.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Springer-Verlag, Berlin - Heidelberg - New York, 1969,:

Seller ID: 105614


van WIJNGAARDEN, A. (ed.), B.J. MAILLOUX, J.E.L. PECK, and C.H.A. KOSTER. Report on the Algorithmic Language ALGOL 68. Offprint from Numerische Mathematik, 14. Berlin - Heidelberg - New York : Springe-Verlag, 1969. Pp [79]-218,+ stiff paper sheet of Metaproduction Rules laid in. 8vo, cream card covers, both covers lettered in black, with a blank spine. Contents : O. Introduction. O.1. Aims and principles of design. 0.2. Comparison with ALGOL 60. 1. Language and metalanguage. 1.1. The method of description. 1.2. The metaproduction rules. 1.3. Pragmatics. 2. The computer and the program. 2.1. Sy... View more info

Image for Collection of Typescript Letters, with Associated Documentation.

Collection of Typescript Letters, with Associated Documentation.

By: Victoria Cross -- Naval Service, William Hall, A.B.). HALL, William. PULLEN, H.L.

Price: $2,500.00

Publisher: 1966,:

Seller ID: 71640


(Victoria Cross -- Naval Service, William Hall, A.B.). Collection of Typescript Letters, with Associated Documentation. Oversize three-ring binder containing a substantial portion of the three -year correspondence of Rear Admiral H. L. Pullen relating to his efforts to restore to prominence the nameof William Hall, V.C. (1829-1904), a Canadian hero of the Relief of Luckno w, and to secure the repatriation from England of Hall's Victoria Cross medal group to the Province of Nova Scotia. The content of the binder comprises 27 carbon copies of letters addressed by Pullen; 28 original letters addr... View more info